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Joseph H. Miller House (The Beeches)

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The Beeches
1891. 748 Beech St.
  • Joseph H. Miller House (The Beeches)

This large, frame Queen Anne house, standing tall on a bluff overlooking the Ohio, still maintains its original form and detail. A square tower on one end of the facade balances a gabled polygonal bay on the other, while an expansive porch with spindle frieze extends across the front. Joseph H. Miller, a local entrepreneur, was commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service under President Grover Cleveland.

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S. Allen Chambers Jr.
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S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Joseph H. Miller House (The Beeches)", [Kenova, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/WV-01-WA4.

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